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Hollyoaks is now 'most violent soap'

Fri, 2014-07-18 04:07
Hollyoaks has overtaken EastEnders as the UK's most violent soap, according to new research from media watchdog Ofcom.

VIDEO: Babies, divas: Putting on the Proms

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:56
Presenter Katie Derham tells BBC Breakfast about the highlights of this year's Proms

Dana's brother denies abuse claims

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:51
The brother of the Eurovision winner and former politician Dana Rosemary Scallon has been testifying in his trial for sex abuse.

Cook fails again against India

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:51
England captain Alastair Cook again fails with the bat, extending his run of innings without a Test hundred to 26.

An unhelpful epitaph for Gove

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:48
Chris Cook on the latest 'Trojan Horse' schools report

Women urged to fight for more pay

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:42
Women must push harder for pay rises, says a Lib Dem minister as she unveils proposals to close the gender pay gap.

Ben Whishaw cast as new Paddington

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:40
James Bond star Ben Whishaw is cast as the voice of Paddington in the upcoming film about the Peruvian bear.

Major A&Es miss target for 52 weeks

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:32
England's major A&E units have now missed the waiting time target for 52 weeks in a row, official figures show.

VIDEO: Islamic banking takes on incumbents

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:29
Islamic banking is growing quickly, and firms are developing products that comply with Islamic law, to access a burgeoning market.

VIDEO: La Plante on finding young Tennison

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:16
Crime writer Lynda La Plante plots to find an actress to play a young Tennison for new Prime Suspect series

Mandela memorabilia under the hammer

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:06
An auction of items signed by South Africa's anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela raises $160,000 for charity - less than anticipated.

Man jailed for burning dog to death

Fri, 2014-07-18 03:00
A man who tied a friend's dog to a tree before dousing it in petrol and burning it to death after it had bitten him is jailed.

Man killed in Ballyclare car crash

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:59
A man in his 20s is killed in a car crash on the Doagh Road near Ballyclare, County Antrim.

Ex Snowdonia warden dies in fall

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:54
Tributes are paid to a mountain rescuer and former Snowdonia National Park warden who died after a ledge fall.

Chelsea's Ba in £4.7m Besiktas move

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:48
Chelsea striker Demba Ba passes medical and completes a £4.7m move to 13-time Turkish champions Besiktas.

Aids researchers on crashed plane

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:47
Dozens of passengers on the Malaysia Airlines plane were thought to have been heading to a major international Aids conference in Australia.

Nigeria's $1bn military loan delayed

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:45
Nigeria's National Assembly breaks up for a two-month recess, meaning approval for a $1bn loan to help the military fight Boko Haram must wait.

Tomlinson's Doncaster takeover 'off'

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:41
John Ryan, the businessman who was set to take over Doncaster with One Direction singer Louis Tomlinson, says the deal is off.

Men cleared of trying to drown woman

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:34
Two men accused of trying to drown a woman in a city centre river are cleared of attempted murder.

QPR agree fee for Cardiff's Caulker

Fri, 2014-07-18 02:30
QPR hopeful of completing a deal for Cardiff defender Steven Caulker, following the capture of Rio Ferdinand.
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